Exclusive: Review of Velour’s 8th Annual Slumber Party

  A Narrative Of The Night   February 3, 2017 By Alastair Scheuermann The house, dressed in decor generally reserved for midwestern banquets, holds a happy number of bright-eyed locals. Anticipation fills the room, calmly held in place by the familiar sandalwood aroma. The lights dim, and Velour opens up its … Continue reading

News: Provo Music Playlist – February 2017

Let’s welcome in the month of Groundhog Day and Valentines with a fresh playlist of Provo music. Here’s to finding warmth despite Phil’s long-winter prediction. Artists/songs featured this month: Song Artist Dream Girl The Solarists Free Festive People Buddha Boy Speaks Stranger Okkah Faint Of Heart The Strike Better Mimi Knowles … Continue reading

News: The Solarists Release a New Single In Preparation For Their Homecoming Show

  “I know that you’ll reach your dream, girl.”   February 2, 2017 In preparation for their homecoming show at Velour this weekend (Feb 3), The Solarists released a new single, “Dream Girl”, accompanied by a stellar and dreamy lyric video made by Chris Peterson and Scott McIntosh. The song is incredibly … Continue reading

News: Nintendo Switch Super Bowl Commercial to Feature Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons and video games are simply a match made in heaven.   February 1, 2017 Nintendo’s first ever Super Bowl commercial will be featuring Imagine Dragons’ latest single “Believer”.  Having written “Warriors” specifically for Riot Games’ League of Legends 2014 World Championships, and being the closing act at the event, it’s only … Continue reading

Exclusive: Emmalie Arntz of Pipes

  Every band has a story.   January 31, 2017 By Mary Bagley From beginning to end, every band has their very own story line about how they came into existence. This last week I had the opportunity to sit down with Emmalie Arntz of Pipes, and learn about their story … Continue reading

News: Shows This Week (1/30-2/04)

Shows you won’t want to miss. February 1, 2017 The only tough decision you’ll be making this week is which and how many shows to attend. Here’s what’s going on around town. Wednesday, Feb. 1st Velour: Open Mic Night. $3 to attend or $2 to perform. Kilby Court: TV Girl … Continue reading

News: Reach Provo 2K17

Our aim is to expand our reach beyond the local readership and to have the capacity to bring national attention to the greatest acts in Utah. January 30, 2017 Reach Provo was founded just over a year ago, and has been succeeding in taking the Provo music scene to new … Continue reading

Review: Soft Cyanide – SOFTCYANIDE EP

Equal parts well produced and atmospheric, this EP features a strong vocal performance by Devin Barrus.   November 10, 2016 Soft Cyanide made its debut early this year as the solo effort of Devin Barrus. Known for his work in the Post-Hardcore band Former Tides, Barrus’ voice has always had an appealing pop … Continue reading

News: Provo Music Playlist – October 2016

Fall is in full swing. Enjoy 49 minutes of great local music with our October Provo Music Playlist. October 2, 2016 Check out Reach Provo’s official Provo Music Playlist on Spotify! Updated for the month of October, this playlist features our favorite tracks from the local music scene, including several from notable local female artists. … Continue reading

News: Brendon David Nielson Is Fighting Addiction With Music

“People need to understand that it’s okay to struggle. All of us actually do.” September 26, 2016 Brendon David Nielson has been a musician almost from the womb. When he was a toddler, he refused to eat his morning Cheerios unless his mother put on Bach’s Prelude No. 4. “He would scream … Continue reading